Tracy Barrett is the author of 22 books for young readers and one for adults. Her first young-adult novel, Anna of Byzantium, received numerous awards and honors, including being named a Booklist Editors’ Choice book, a Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Book, and an ALA Quick Pick. She is also the author of the acclaimed YA historical novels The Stepsister’s Tale and Dark of the Moon as well as the popular middle-grade series The Sherlock Files. Her most recent book is the middle-grade fantasy Marabel and the Book of Fate. Her YA contemporary novel, Freefall Summer, will be released in April, 2018.